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"It's an extraordinary thing, I will admit, to have [U.S. Sen.] Jesse Helms to throw a lunch for you. You know it's bad for both of our images."

-- Bono

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A Day Without Me Lyrics

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Under A Blood Red Sky (1983)

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"A Day Without Me" (live from Red Rocks)

"Our emotions aren't just glossy, throwaway things. Some people saw 'A Day Without You (sic)' as escapism, but it was about suicide. I don't expect people to dig into our material with a knife and fork but... I write at the microphone-with pen and paper I start on the things I suppose I should be writing about rather than what I feel. As they take a long time to come out of me, they take a long time to sink in." - Bono, NME 1982

A day without me

Starting a landslide in my ego
Look from the outside to the world I left behind
I'm dreaming, you're awake
If I was sleeping
What's at stake

A day without me

Whatever the feelings I've been feeling
What are the feelings you left behind

A day without me

Hold on
I won't forget this evening
Don't forget this evening

Started a landslide in my ego
Look from the outside to a world I left behind
In a world I left behind
Shed a tear and then go home
In a world I left behind
Wipe their eyes and then go home

Thank you
Good night
Thank you
Good night
God bless you

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October 19 2017

The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

Tonight in São Paulo

October 21 2017

The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

Tonight in São Paulo

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